New Delhi,8th November,2015:Diwali, the festival of lights was celebrated with much joy and fervour at JD Institute of Fashion Technology on 7th and 8th November,2015, with faculties and students coming together to exchange greetings and rejoice.
Ms.Sonia Jetleey, fashion designer and Ms.Shalini Vig, Founder,’ Festival of Hope Foundation’, inaugurated the celebration by lighting the lamp. Celebrations started with offering puja to the Goddess Lakshmi to get more blessings for the bright future and prosperity.
Diwali is one of the most favourite festivals of the year and students of JD Institute celebrated it with lots of enthusiasm with their friends and faculties. This year students celebrated Diwali in a traditional and cultural manner by decorating their campus with lots of candles and small clay oil lamps indicating the victory of good over evil.
India is the most festival celebrating country every year, where people of all the religions celebrate their different festivals according to their own culture and tradition. One of the great reasons behind celebrating the Diwali festival is the returning of Lord Rama to his Kingdom, Ayodhya, after getting a big victory over the demon king Ravana of the Lanka. Diwali is celebrated every year to symbolize and remember this history by the people as a victory of truth ever over the evil.
Mr.Rc Dalal, Executive Director,JD Institute of fashion technology,says,”Diwali,known as the festival of lights, is the biggest celebration of the year. The motto is to bring light into homes during the darkest days of the year, when our window of daylight closes. It’s light conquering darkness.